NeuroPoint Alliance Staff
Junelle P. Speller
Junelle Speller, MBA, leads the NeuroPoint Alliance, specifically driving business development and overseeing finance, operations, and strategy. Ms. Speller brings over 15 years of valuable experience in association management, health care quality and consulting. She holds a bachelor’s degree in biology from Yale University and a Master of Business Administration from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management.
Irene C. Zyung
Senior Project Manager
Irene Zyung oversees operations and management of NPA’s registries, with a focus on the Quality Outcomes Database. Irene brings over 10 years of experience in project and program management spanning the medical and health informatics industries. Prior to joining the NPA, Irene served on the SNOMED Terminology Solutions team at the College of American Pathologists (CAP), contributing to the development and adoption of SNOMED CT as a standard for clinical health information and interoperability.
Michele L. Anderson
Client Development Specialist
Michele Anderson supports recruitment, client development, consultation, account management and training for physicians and other participants of NPA’s various registries. Michele brings more than thirty years of for-profit and non-profit management, development, and operations experience to the NPA. Prior to joining the NPA, Michele served as a technology project manager at Electronic Data Systems (EDS), Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC), and IBM, and contributed to the development of ambulatory anesthesia and arthroscopic surgery registries. She is currently enrolled in the Health Informatics program at the University of Illinois.
Jillian R. Bernas
Jillian Bernas, MPP, MEd, helps facilitate NPA’s marketing and education efforts and provides additional registry management assistance as needed. Ms. Bernas has expertise in analytics, policy, and education and holds degrees in education from Saint Mary’s College and the University of Notre Dame and a Master of Public Policy from the University of Chicago/Universidad de Chile.